Graves-Hume Library open for pickup only


MENDOTA - Graves-Hume Public Library in Mendota resumed restrictions for in person use of the library. Materials are now accessible only through curbside pickup until further notice.

Patrons are encouraged to use the online catalog to place requests or call the library at (815) 538-5142. All items returned to the library are quarantined following guidelines set by ALA ( RAILS (

The library is still offering printing, copies, fax and scanning services. Please phone the library for information and to get the e-mail address for document printing.

Be sure to check the library’s Facebook page for new title releases. “We have great books that will be available in the next week or so. Make sure you are on the hold list!” said Emily Kofoid, director.

As always, downloadable eBooks and eAudiobooks are available through Axis360 24/7.